Chicken Breast Cacciatore

Chicken Breast Cacciatore

"Make this moist chicken when you want something quick and yummy. With its golden coating, this entree is special enough for company."
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  1. In a microwave-safe bowl, combine tomato sauce, Italian seasoning and garlic powder. Cover and microwave on high for 2 minutes; stir. Cook at 50% power for 3-5 minutes or until mixture simmers, stirring once; set aside.
  2. In a bowl, combine crumbs, Parmesan and parsley. Dip chicken into egg, then roll in crumb mixture. Place in a lightly greased shallow 3-qt. microwave-safe dish. Cover and microwave on high for 10-12 minutes, rotating a half turn after 5 minutes.
  3. Pour tomato mixture over chicken; sprinkle with mozzarella. Cook, uncovered, at 50% power for 3-5 minutes or until meat juices run clear.

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  • (C) 2002 Reiman Media Group, Inc.

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I tried this recipe for a change from roasted chicken breast. Instead of microwaving, I baked for 40-45 minutes, then put the toppings on and baked til golden. Super easy. It came out of the ...

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This recipe was O.K. I tried to make this in the microwave but I found that it would have turned out better in the oven. The coating was tasty but it really missed that baked in the oven flavor...

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I tried this recipe for a change from roasted chicken breast. Instead of microwaving, I baked for 40-45 minutes, then put the toppings on and baked til golden. Super easy. It came out of the ...

This was a quick and delicious recipe but I don't like to cook with a microwave, so I changed a few things: I used my own home-made tomato sauce, cooked with seasonings. Then, place the crumb-...

This tasted great! Very quick and easy. I used store-bought tomato sauce to save extra time on this one.

I used bread crumbs instead of corn flakes since I was out, and it was just as good. Also cooked it in the oven at 375 instead of microwave.

This recipe was quick, easy, and great!!! Everyone really liked it. I did bump up the ingredients in the crumb mixture for a little extra because the breasts that I used were very large and I ...

I'm not much of a microwave cooker but I had the ingredients and thought I'd try it! My husband loved it and so did my kids (even my picky daughter). I will definately do this one again!

Like another reviewer,I didn't have cornflakes so I used breadcrumbs. I baked half of the breasts in the oven at 350 degrees for about 45 minutes and the other half in the microwave as suggeste...

This was pretty good considering how easy and quick it was to make. Cooking it in the microwave may have made it a little dry, but the cooking speed certainly made up for that. Will definitely...

My family loved this, even my fussy kids. The tomato sauce didn't appeal to me; it was a bit thin. Next time maybe I'll try spaghetti sauce instead. I baked mine in the oven too, as suggested by...

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